• Imagine a Canada where charities work to build more vibrant and prosperous communities.

    That's what we imagine when we Imagine Canada.
  • Parliament Hill

    Election 2015: Charity Impact

    Visit the Election Hub to see the issues charities and nonprofits are highlighting this election.
  • The Narrative

    A new Narrative for the sector.

    The charitable sector in Canada has a remarkable story to tell. What's your story?

Become a Member

Imagine Canada members are charities working to serve and engage communities in Canada and around the world. Join to support the work we do on behalf of charities just like yours and be part of the greater sector community.

Member benefits include networking opportunities, access to resources, discounts on Grant Connect and more!

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Funders who share my cause

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My charity’s profile

charity focus

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Would you know a charity if it hit you in the face? 

We asked students to tell us how they would tell Canadians about the impact of the charitable sector. Their submissions have formed the basis of our A Charity Was Here campaign.


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Guide to Giving

Myth: Examining fundraising and administrative costs is the best way to evaluate a charity.

Truth: There are many considerations when deciding to support a charity. Our Guide to Giving contains practical advice about making giving decisions and explains that responsible and transparent spending is critical when delivering programs and services. Real impact requires real investment.